Maine man dies in crash in heavy rain
ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine man has died in a crash still under investigation.
WABI-TV reports that 67-year-old Warren Higgins, of Franklin, died Tuesday afternoon in a crash on Route 1A in Ellsworth.
Ellsworth police say Higgins was driving a pickup truck that collided head on with a box truck.
Higgins was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other people were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.
Ellsworth Police Chief Glenn Moshier says it’s unknown what caused the crash, but said it’s likely heavy rain was a factor.
Moshier is urging drivers to use extra caution when driving in heavy rain.
Information from: WABI-TV, http://www.wabi.tv